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[movies]Adm. Halsey Presents Navy Cross To Col. Krulak For Heroism On Choiseul Island, 11-09-1943 - United States. Navy
Mislabeled at the National Archives as "Adm. Halsey Presents Navy Cross To Col. Krulac For Heroism On Choiseul Island, 11/09/1943" Description at the National Archives: "1) MS Adm. Halsey.2) SCU Halsey reads, pins Navy Cross on Col. V.H. Krulak, officers applaud-SV.3) SCU Halsey speaks to officers."National Archives Identifier: 75985 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation ...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Krulak, Victor H; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; Navy Cross (Medal); Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966
Downloads: 53
[audio]Address Of Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, 05-30-1945 - Department of the Navy. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
"This sound recording captures an address by Admiral Chester Nimitz in which he urged Americans to take jobs in shipyards and to buy more war bonds."National Archives Identifier:     2353547
Keywords: WWII; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Old Time Radio; OTR; War Bonds
Downloads: 103
[movies]Admiral Nimitz Reads Presidential Citation Aboard USS Enterprise, 06/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4175. National Archives description 1) MS Adm. Fitch and group on carrier.2) MS Nimitz board ship salutes, is greeted.3) SCU Nimitz reads citation.4) GV-Pan Nimitz reads citation, officers and crew at quarters.5) CU Capt. O.B. Hardison reads orders.6) SCU Adm. Fitch; Adm Sherman-BG.7) CU Fitch decorates officers and men-SV.8) MS-Pan Several officers with Navy Cross and D.S.F."National Archives Identifier: 76979 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; USS Enterprise (CV-6); World War II; USS Enterprise; Navy Cross (Medal)
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[texts]Volume 5 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 1 January 1944 – 31 December 1944 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN Nimitz "Graybook"7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 5 of 8Running Estimate and Summary maintained by CINCPAC staff covering the period 1 January 1944 to 31 December 1944The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943): pages 1263 – 1612 Volume 4 (1 July 1943 to 31 December 194...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II
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[texts]Volume 8 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 30 December 1941 – 31 April 1942 Dispatches - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USNNimitz "Graybook"7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 8 of 8Selected dispatches concerning the period 30 December 1941 to 30 April 1942 and pertaining to the Battle of MidwayThe 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943): pages 1263 – 1612 Volume 4 (1 July 1943 to 31 December 1...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966
Downloads: 125
[movies]Admiral Nimitz Congratulates Australian Survivors Aboard Ship, 10/13/1944 - United States. Navy
 Naval Photographic Center film #5775. National Archives description "1) HS Band plays on dock. 2) MS Ship's crew & survivors at ship's rail alongside dock. 3) HS Adm. Nimitz aboard ship; he reads citation. 4) GV Men cheer. 5) GV AP with tugs alongside approaches dock, harbor area BG. 6) MS Officers & men aboard AP-SV. 7) MS Adm. Nimitz & party aboard ship. 8) MS Survivors walk down gangway-SV. 9) MS Survivors aboard ship, Navy band FG...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Rites And Ceremonies; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Australian; Bands (Music); World War II
Downloads: 20
[movies]Japanese Surrender Aboard The USS Missouri, 09/02/1945 - United States. Navy
National Archives description: "1) GV Interior of communication room as radiomen receive and type radio messages, group gathers about man as he types certain message on typewriter officer takes completed message and walks out of scene (several retakes on this).2) CU Radio receiver.3) HS Superstructure deck on USS MISSOURI, Japanese surrender delegation lined up before table on which surrender document is laid out, Gen...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; USS Missouri; Capitulations, Military; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; World War, 1939-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; USS Missouri (BB-63)
Downloads: 109
[movies]Japanese Surrender Ceremony Aboard The USS Missouri (BB-63), 09-02-1945 - United States. Navy
Japanese Surrender Ceremony Aboard The USS Missouri (BB-63), 09-02-1945National Archives  description: "This film shows the Japanese surrender ceremony aboard the USS Missouri. Generals Douglas MacArthur and Jonathan Wainwright and Admirals Chester Nimitz and William F. Halsey are shown during the ceremony as are Lieutenant-General Arthur E. Percival of the British Army and Admiral Sir Bruce Frazer of the Royal Navy."National Archives Identifier: 2519038
Keywords: WWII; World War II; USS Missouri; USS Missouri (BB-63); Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; World War, 1939-1945; Capitulations, Military; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964
Downloads: 138
[texts]Volume 6 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 1 January 1945 – 1 July 1945 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN Nimitz "Graybook" 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 6 of 8Running Estimate and Summary maintained by CINCPAC staff covering the period 1 January 1945 to 1 July 1945The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943): pages 1263 – 1612 Volume 4 (1 July 1943 to 31 December 1943): ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966
Downloads: 276
[texts]Volume 1 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1942 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USNNimitz "Graybook" 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 1 of 8Running Estimate and Summary maintained by Captain James M. Steele, USN, CINCPAC staff at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, covering the period 7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861 [This Document]Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262 Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 J...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 285
[texts]Volume 2 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 1 September 1942 - 31 December 1942 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN Nimitz "Graybook" 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945 Volume 2 of 8 Running Estimate and Summary maintained by Captain James M. Steele, USN, CINCPAC staff at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, covering the period 1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262 [This Document]Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 164
[texts]Volume 3 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 1 January 1943 – 30 June 1943 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USNNimitz "Graybook" 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 3 of 8Running Estimate and Summary maintained by Captain James M. Steele, USN, CINCPAC staff at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, covering the period 1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943): pages 126...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 100
[texts]Volume 4 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 1 July 1943 – 31 December 1943 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USNNimitz "Graybook" 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 4 of 8Running Estimate and Summary maintained by CINCPAC staff covering the period 1 July 1943 to 31 December 1943The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943): pages 1263 – 1612 Volume 4 (1 July 1943 to 31 December 1943):...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American
Downloads: 109
[texts]Volume 7 Of 8 Nimitz "Graybook," 1 July 1945 – 31 August 1945 - United States. Navy
Command Summary of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN Nimitz "Graybook" 7 December 1941 – 31 August 1945Volume 7 of 8Running Estimate and Summary maintained by CINCPAC staff covering the period 1 July 1945 to 31 August 1945The 8 volumes are paginated as follows: Volume 1 (7 December 1941 to 31 August 1942): pages 1 - 861Volume 2 (1 September 1942 to 31 December 1942): pages 862 – 1262Volume 3 (1 January 1943 to 30 June 1943): pages 1263 – 1612 Volume 4 (1 July 1943 to 31 December 1943): ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966
Downloads: 312
[movies]British Paramount News: Japanese Surrender - United States. Navy
U.S. Navy film # 14613 British Paramount News: Japanese Surrender. National Archives description: "1) HS Arrival of Gen. MacArthur & Adm. Nimitz aboard the USS MISSOURI: the band plays.2) HS Arrival of the Japanese delegation aboard the USS MISSOURI.3) MS MacArthur talking over the loudspeaker & the microphone in the back of the Japanese delegation.4) HS Japanese leaving the ship large groupe of planes fly overhead in formation.5) CU The faces of the various Japanese eniesaries.QUALITY: GOOD" Na...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; USS Missouri; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Capitulations, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; World War, 1939-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; USS Missouri (BB-63)
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[movies]Secretary Of The Navy Knox & Party Inspect Noumea, SW Pacific, 01/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #193. National Archives description "1) LS cruiser in harboe pan CU hoist stern of CURTISS 2) S-HS Sec. Knox, Adm, Nimitz, Halsey, & Party on deck shake hands 3) S-HS Knox & party, piped over side 4) S-HS photographers, officers, men watch Knox leave 5) LS launch underway SV heavy cruiser SB BG 6) S-HS launch approaches CURTISS comes alongside 7) S-HS Knox piped aboard, salutes men/officers, shakes hands 8) Officers greet Kimitz, Halsey, McCain, & Party, shake hand...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; Knox, Frank, 1894-1976; World War, 1939-1945 -- New Caledonia; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; McCain, John S. (John Sidney), 1911-1981; World War II; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; USS Curtiss (AV-4); Stevenson, Adlai E. -- (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965; USS Curtiss; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959
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[movies]FDR & Party Visit Hickam Field & AIEA Naval Hospital, Hawaii, 07/30/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4787. National Archives description "1) MS Roosevelt & party pose on bridge of CA for photograph. 2) MCU Roosevelt, Nimitz & MacArthur in auto. 3) MS Running shot, President"s car caravan underway, troops & sailors lined up on both sides of road. 4) GV Troops, planes land Hickam Field, large formation planes passes. 5) MS Running shot, patients & nurses lined up outside hospital...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Hawaii; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; Aiea Naval Hospital; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals -- Hawaii; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Navy Nurse Corps; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; United States. -- Navy Nurse Corps; United States. Army; Hickam Air Force Base (Hawaii)
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[movies]New Films Of Victory In The Marshall Islands - United News
United Newsreels: New Films Of Victory In The Marshall Islands 1944"Kwajalein is bombarded from the air, from naval guns off shore, and from artillery batteries on a nearby atoll. U.S. troops land and advance inland under a constant artillery barrage. Flamethrowers and pack charges are used against pillboxes. Japanese prisoners are deloused and given medical treatment. Adm. Nimitz witnesses the raising of the American flag."National Archives Identifier: 38999As always, any error or typo is mine ...
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; United States. Marine Corps; World War II; US Marines; World War, 1939-1945; USMC; Kwajalein Atoll, Battle of, Marshall Islands, 1944
Downloads: 120
[movies]Admiral Nimitz On Inspection Of Kwajalein Island, 02/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1560. National Archives description: "1) LS GV PB2Y in flight, lands, taxis, AK-BG.2) SHS Nimitz on ramp of USS ROCKY MOUNT, greeted by ships officers-UX-SV.3) MS Adm. Nimitz & officers on deck.4) MS Nimitz & group officers pose, jeeps & palms BG.5) MS Nimitz & offs. amid debris, inspect gun emplacements, etc.-SV.6) MS Nimitz talks to 3 men bathing on beach-SV.7) MS Nimitz & party inspect gun emplacements, etc.-UX.8) GV Party board jeeps etc...
Keywords: WWII; United States. Navy; World War II; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Kwajalein Atoll, Battle Of, Marshall Islands, 1944; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands); USS Rocky Mount (AGC-3); World War, 1939-1945; USS Rocky Mount; WWII In Color; Coronado (Seaplane)
Downloads: 47
[movies]Pathe News: Salvage Operations On USS Oklahoma (BB-37), 06/15/1943 - United States. Navy
U.S. Navy film #861 Pathe News: Salvage Operations On USS Oklahoma (BB-37), 06/15/1943"1) HA MCU Diver breaking surface of water as he comes from depth of water; man holding lines in FG; diver gets up and sits on raft.2) MS Several CPO's walking alongside of ship inspecting cable brackets.3) MS Group of men inspecting power winches on beach.4) MCU Several civilian engineers and Navy officers examining a paper.5) MLS PAN Sunken OKLAHOMA, showing scaffolding around hull, prior to its being salvage...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Newsreel; World War, 1939-1945; Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands) -- History; USS Oklahoma (BB-37); USS Oklahoma; United States. -- Army Nurse Corps; Army Nurse Corps; Knox, Frank, 1894-1976; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Martin Mars (Seaplane); Dogs
Downloads: 95
[movies]FDR At Press Conference, Hickam Field & AIEA Naval Hospital, Hawaii, 07/30/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4782. National Archives description "1) MS CU Pres. Roosevelt at press conference-SV. 2) MCU Adm. Nimitz & Navy photographer. 3) HS GV President"s auto caravan passes down street, Diamond Head BG. 4) GV Casualty evacuated by air plane Hickam Field, Pres. Roosevelt in auto FG. 5) GV Aiea hospital. 6) GV Pres. in auto talks to wounded men on stretchers. 7) GV Pres. at dress parade, Aiea hospital." National Archives Identifier: 77220 As always, any error or typo is m...
Keywords: WWII; Hickam Air Force Base (Hawaii); United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Hawaii; United States. -- Navy Nurse Corps; United States. Navy; Navy Nurse Corps; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals -- Hawaii; Aiea Naval Hospital; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 31
[movies]Invasion Of Saipan: USS Indianapolis (CA-35) & Admirals King, Nimitz, & Turner - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5211. National Archives description "1) MS Admirals Nimitz & King aboard a CA-SV. 2) MS-Pan USS INDIANAPOLIS at anchor. 3) LS Hospital ship lying off-shore. 4) MS Scenes of officers touring island. 5) MS Admiral Turner talks to men. 6) MS Flag raising ceremonies on Saipan, officers & men at quarters BG. QUALITY: FAIR" National Archives Identifier: 77402 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Saipan; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Saipan, Battle Of, Northern Mariana Islands, 1944; World War, 1939-1945; Turner, Richmond Kelly, 1885-1961; USS Indianapolis (CA-35); Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; USS Indianapolis; King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956; Rites And Ceremonies
Downloads: 50 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]USS Indianapolis (CA-35), Iwo Jima, 1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #8708. Not in the greatest shape. National Archives description "1) LS Fire bombs burst in Iwo Jima (OX). 2) MS CL bombards Iwo Jima, fire on beach - BG. 3) MS Adm. Nimitz piped aboard USS INDIANAPOLIS. 4) MS Balloons for air to sea mail delivery. 5) MS PB4Y passes. 6) MS Sea to air mail transfer, balloon on deck of USS INDIANAPOLIS. 7) HS Japanese prisoners climbing out of motor whale boat...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners And Prisons, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Prisoners Of War -- United States; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; USS Indianapolis (CA-35); USS Indianapolis
Downloads: 71 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]AAF Bomber & Fighter Squadrons; Admiral Nimitz; Iwo Jima, 03/24/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #11083. National Archives description "This film shows planes as they were repaired by aviation mechanics and other planes as they took off from and landed at the airfield. The film also shows Admiral Chester W. Nimitz as he is shown a display of Japanese clothing, a flag, and other articles by Lieutenant General Harry Schmidt, U.S. Marine Corps." National Archives Identifier: 2450009 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you inten...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Schmidt, Harry, 1886-1968; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; B-29 Bomber; Black Widow (Night Fighter Plane)
Downloads: 13
[movies]A-20s Making Bomb Runs On German Gun Positions, Anzio Beachhead, Italy, 03/02/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1538. National Archives description  "MS A to A A-20's in flight; clouds in BG (SV). AV Anzio, Italy; much flak in air. LS A to A A-20's in flight over Anzio Harbor. MS A-20 showing many flak holes in engines, fuselage, wings, landing gear. CU "Pauline" painted on side of A-20; several bombs painted on also. MCU Interior of A-20. AV Bombs falling over unidentified terrain in Italy...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Anzio Beachhead, 1944; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Anzio, Battle Of, Anzio, Italy, 1944; A-20 Bomber; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; United States. Marine Corps
Downloads: 40
[movies]John William Finn Receives Medal Of Honor, USS Enterprise (CV-6), 09/14/1942 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #16280 National Archives description 1) CU ADM WILLIAM F. HALSEY & ADM CHESTER A. NIMITZ; the former presents Congressional Medal of Honor to CHIEF FLYNN (ORD). [SIC John William Finn] 2) CU ADM NIMITZ presenting medal. P 3) CU DA Formation of men; ADM NIMITZ reading citations .4) MCU DA ADM NIMITZ presenting award to CHIEF FLYNN (SV).  [SIC] 5) CU ADM NIMITZ presents CDR STANHOPE KING the Navy Cross...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Enterprise (CV-6); Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; USS Enterprise; Finn, John William; Medal Of Honor; Rites And Ceremonies; Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969; Navy Cross (Medal); Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War II
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[movies]Admiral Nimitz, General Richardson & Others Inspect USS Leonard Wood, Pearl Harbor, 11/09/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #702 National Archives description "1) MS Gen. Richardson & officers come aboard.2) SCU Adms. Nimitz, McMorris, Gen Holmes & others.3) MS Nimitz & Capt. O'Neill MC.4) MS-Pan Marines debark, Nimitz, Spruance, Richardson & others.5) MS SCU Spruance & Nimitz.6) MS Gen Smith MC & others.-SV.7) MS Nimitz, Gen. H. Smith & others on bridge.8) MS SCU Adms. Nimitz & Spruance. Gens...
Keywords: WWII; Holmes, H. B. (Henry Benjamin), 1892-1976; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; McMorris, C. H. (Charles Horatio), 1890-1954; World War, 1939-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; USS Leonard Wood; United States. Navy; USS Leonard Wood (APA-12); Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969; US Navy; Turner, Richmond Kelly, 1885-1961
Downloads: 52
[movies]The Secret Land - United States. Navy
Full-length documentary, which won the 1948 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature. Documents a large Antarctic expedition, "Operation Highjump," in 1946-1947. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: Antarctica; Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957; US Navy; 1948 Academy Award Winner For Best Documentary; Cold War; Byrd Antarctic Expedition. -- 4th -- 1946-1947; Robert Taylor; Van Heflin; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Robert Montgomery; Conspiracy Theory; OpHjp; Operation Highjump; Forrestal, James, 1892-1949; United States. Navy
Downloads: 3,707
[audio]The Surrender Of Japan, 09/01/1945 - National Broadcasting Company, Inc.
"This sound recording of the surrender of Japan includes the surrender ceremony and statements by President Harry S. Truman, General Douglas MacArthur, and Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. General MacArthur opened the surrender ceremony aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay, presided over the signing, and closed the ceremony. Newscasters Webley Edwards and Merrill Mueller described the proceedings...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; Edwards, Webley, 1902-1977; Mueller, Merrill, 1916-1980; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; USS Missouri; USS Missouri (BB-63); MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; World War, 1939-1945; Capitulations, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace
Downloads: 487
[movies]Makin Island Raid, USS Nautilus (SS-168) Returns Pearl Harbor With USMC Raiders, 08/25/1942 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #28. National Archives description "1) LS sub appro. dock-LS USMC guard on dock2) Pan sub coming dock. Semi-CU, CU, GV's Raiders3) CU Raider types - several scenes.4) Stretcher case coming up hatch-carried off.5) HS sub coming dock-USMC guard salute comrades6) Adm. Nimitz, staff welcome returning raiders - various scenes7) Col E.F. Carlson & Adm. Nimitz8) Adm. Nimitz presented trophies captured on raid9) Marines debarking - wounded carried ashore10)Adm...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Commando Operations -- United States; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; Makin Atoll, Raid on, Kiribati, 1942; Roosevelt, James, 1907-1991; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Marine Raider Regiment, 2nd -- History; Carlson, Evans Fordyce, 1896-1947; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; USS Nautilus; USS Nautilus (SS-168); United States. Marine Corps; Emmons, Delos C. (Delos Carleton), 1888-1965; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Commando Troops
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[movies]Selected Scenes From Raid On The Gilbert And The Marshall Islands - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #2743. National Archives description "GV From stern of DD: DD underway in BG; USS ENTERPRISE (CV-6) underway in EBG; other DD"s in BG.GV PAN Units of the fleet: DD"s; the ENTERPRISE in FG (with 5" guns pointed skyward).LS The ENTERPRISE underway.MS Same. Misc. scenes on board- crossing the Line ceremony.CU ADM HALSEY and 2 other Officers on Adm"s bridge, looking over map.CU ADM HALSEY wearing 3 stars.MS Night shot: 5" guns trained skyward; DD can be seen on horizon...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Navy -- Aviation; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American; World War II; Tarawa, Battle Of, Kiribati, 1943; USS Enterprise (CV-6); Buffalo (Fighter plane); USS Enterprise; Curtiss SOC Seagull; Devastator (Torpedo bomber); Dauntless (Dive Bomber)
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[movies]Japanese Sign Final Surrender, 1945 - United Newsreels
United Newsreels "Shows the signing of the Japanese surrender documents aboard the battleship Missouri in the Bay of Tokyo on Sept. 2, 1945. Includes shots of the destroyer Buchanan and airplanes flying overhead. Personages: Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and Gene Yoshijiro Umezo of Japan; Gen. MacArthur; Gen. Wainwright; Brit. Gen. Arthur E. Percival; Adms. Halsey and Nimitz; Chinese Gen. Hsu Yung-Ch'ang; Brit...
Keywords: WWII; Newsreel; World War II; Helfrich, Conrad E. L. (Conrad Emile Lambert), 1886-1962; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; World War, 1939-1945; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Leclerc, Jacques P. (Jacques Philippe), 1902-1947; Capitulations, Military; Fraser, Bruce, 1888-1981; V-J Day, 1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; Blamey, Thomas, Sir, 1884-1951; Buchanan (Destroyer); USS Missouri (BB-63); USS Missouri
Downloads: 205
[movies]USS Argonaut (SM-1) Returns To Pearl Harbor With USMC Raiders From Makin Island Raid 08/26/1942 - United States. Navy
National Archives description " 1) MCU Bridge returning sub.2) Maj. Roosevelt on bridge.3) SCU Raiders leave sub, eat apples, shake hands.4) Raiders ashore climb in truck.5) Col. E.F. Carlson, Cdr. Haynes go ashore.6) Raiders go ashore-SV.7) HS Sub arrives. Raiders at quarters on deck-SV.8) Raiders go ashore, load in trucks.9) USMC honor guard salutes returning comrades.10) Sub arrives lines thrown out, etc.11) Adm...
Keywords: United States. Marine Corps; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Commando Troops; United States. Navy; USS Argonaut (SM-1); WWII; USS Argonaut; World War II; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945; Carlson, Evans Fordyce, 1896-1947; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Marine Raider Regiment, 2nd -- History; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Roosevelt, James, 1907-1991; World War, 1939-1945 -- Commando operations -- United States; Makin Atoll, Raid on, Kiribati, 1942
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[movies]Purple Heart Presentation, Aiea Hospital, 08/08/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5088. Not in the best shape. National Archives description "1) GV Officers & men at qtrs. in front of Aiea Hospital-SV.2) MCU Adm. Halsey talks to officers.3) MS Red Cross women place medals on trays held by line of sailors.4) MCU Gen. Vandegrift speaks at mike.5) MS Adm. Nimitz speaks at mike.6) MS CU Adm. Nimitz pins medals on line of Marines-SV.7) MS Gen. Vandegrift pins medals on line of Marines.8) MS CU Faces of Marines & Marines at qtrs.9) CU Adm...
Keywords: Purple Heart; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Hawaii; United States. -- Navy Nurse Corps; WWII; Navy Nurse Corps; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Aiea Naval Hospital; Rites And Ceremonies; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals -- Hawaii; Vandegrift, A. A. (Alexander Archer), 1887-1973; United States. Marine Corps; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; Purple Heart; Pownall, C. A. (Charles Alan), 1887-1975; World War II
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[movies]Admirals King, Nimitz, Spruance & Lt. General Holland M. Smith, At Saipan, 07/17/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #4641. National Archives description "1) MS PB4Y taxis on strip. 2) MCU Lt. Gen. Harold [SIC] Smith in jeep. 3) MS Adms. King & Spruance greeted by Smith. 4) MCU King talks to Spruance. 5) MS Adms. King & Nimitz, Smith exit in jeep.6) MS Nimitz & Spruance converse on strip. 7) MS King interviewed by Marine & news correspondents. 8) MCU Nimitz, King & Smith in jeep.  9) LS-Pan Jeep passes down flight strip...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands -- Saipan; Smith, Holland M. (Holland McTyeire), 1882-1967; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Navy; Spruance, Raymond Ames, 1886-1969; World War II; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Saipan, Battle Of, Northern Mariana Islands, 1944; King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956; Catalina (Seaplane); World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; Money -- United States; Short Snorter
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[movies]News Review Number Two: The War 1941-1944 - U.S. Office of War Information. Overseas Branch
1944 documentary, created by the U.S. Office of War Information, "reviews the significant events of the war between 1941 and 1944." More information at the American Film Institute: The War, 1941--1944 Description at the National Archives: "Records world-wide war activities. Reel 1 (1941-42), Pearl Harbor is attacked. Pres. Roosevelt signs a mutual aid pact with 26 other nations. Churchill inspects damage in London...
Keywords: WWII; Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969; Tarawa, Battle of, Kiribati, 1943; Newsreel; Tito, Josip Broz, 1892-1980; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953; World War, 1939-1945; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; World War II; Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery, Viscount, 1887-1976; Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Cairo Conference (1st : 1943). (11/23/1943 - 11/26/1943); Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955; Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965; Gaulle, Charles de, 1890-1970; Alexander of Tunis, Harold Rupert Leofric George Alexander, Earl, 1891-1969; World War, 1939-1945
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[movies]USS Nautilus (SS-168) Returns From Makin Island Commando Raid, 08/24/1942 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #16278. National Archives description "1) MCU Gun loader aboard USS NAUTILUS (SS-168), 2) MCU Men at physical drill, topaide of submarine, 3) MCU Conning tower of same, 4) CU Men rushing to battle stations; making guns ready for firing, 5) LS Ship burning off horizon (SV); men sitting around deck of submarine, talking; officers and men examine confiscated gear. 6) CU USS NAUTILUS pulling into dock; marine raiders at quarters on deck of submarine.7) CU Crew at quart...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations -- Submarine; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Marine Raider Regiment, 2nd -- History; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; United States. Marine Corps; World War II; Carlson, Evans Fordyce, 1896-1947; World War, 1939-1945 -- Commando Operations -- United States; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; USS Nautilus (SS-168); Makin Atoll, Raid on, Kiribati, 1942; USS Nautilus; Roosevelt, James, 1907-1991; Emmons, Delos C. (Delos Carleton), 1888-1965; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Commando Troops
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[movies]U.S. Navy Combat Bulletin No. 7: Victory, 1945 - United States. Navy
U.S. Navy Combat Bulletin No. 7: Victory, 1945. U.S. Navy Film # MN-9034G."Part 1 shows three views of a nighttime atomic bomb test explosion in New Mexico. Part 2 shows scenes of Russian soldiers parading and standing at attention as Russia's activities since declaring war on Japan are described. Part 3, Truman announces Japan's acceptance of peace terms. Shows crowds celebrating the peace in Washington, Chicago, San Francisco, and New York...
Keywords: WWII; V-J Day, 1945; Newsreel; USS Missouri (BB-63); USS Missouri; World War, 1939-1945; Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew, 1883-1953; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Sutherland, Richard K., 1893-1966; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Atomic bomb -- New Mexico -- Los Alamos -- History; Manhattan Project (U.S.); World War II; Nuclear Weapons; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; Atomic Bomb; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; Nuclear Test; King, Ernest Joseph, 1878-1956; A-bomb; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American
Downloads: 225
[movies]USS Nautilus (SS-168) Returns From Makin Island Commando Raid, 08/24/1942 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #16279. National Archives description "1) MCU Gun loader aboard USS NAUTILUS (SS-168), 2) MCU Men at physieal drill, topside of submarine, 3) MCU Conning tower of same.4) CU Men rushing to battle stations; making guns ready for firing, 5) LS Ship burning off horison (SV); men sitting around deck of submarine; talking; officers and men examine confiscated gear, 6) CU USS NAUTILUS pulling into deck; marine raiders at quarters on deck of submarine.7) CU Crew at quarte...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations -- Submarine; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Commando Operations -- United States; USS Nautilus (SS-168); Makin Atoll, Raid on, Kiribati, 1942; USS Nautilus; Emmons, Delos C. (Delos Carleton), 1888-1965; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Commando Troops; Roosevelt, James, 1907-1991; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; Carlson, Evans Fordyce, 1896-1947; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; United States. Marine Corps; United States. -- Marine Corps -- Marine Raider Regiment, 2nd -- History
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[movies]Newsreel: Japan Surrenders 1945 - United
National Archives description "Shows Japan's international activities, 1931-1945: troops embark for Manchuria; Shanghai lies in ruins (1937); Japans delegation leaves the League of Nations; war rages in China; Italian troops invade Ethiopia; Franco's troops guard Madrid; a party celebrates the Axis pact of 1940; Chinese refugees clog the streets; Pearl Harbor is attacked; remnants of the U.S. fleet assemble; the amphibious assault on Guadalcanal; Gen...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Peace; Attlee, C. R. (Clement Richard), 1883-1967; United States. Army; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Stimson, Henry L. (Henry Lewis), 1867-1950; V-J Day, 1945; Bevin, Ernest, 1881-1951; Capitulations, Military; Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945; Nimitz, Chester W. (Chester William), 1885-1966; Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack On, 1941; Molotov, Vyacheslav Mikhaylovich, 1890-; United States. Marine Corps; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Leahy, William D. (William Daniel), 1875-1959; Hull, Cordell, 1871-1955; Hirohito, Emperor of Japan, 1901-1989; Halsey, William Frederick, 1882-1959; Forrestal, James, 1892-1949; Chiang, Kai-shek, 1887-1975; Byrnes, James F. (James Francis), 1882-1972; Buckner, Simon Bolivar, 1886-1945
Downloads: 86
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